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German Parliament approves quota for female directors

...minister for women and families, told ZDF television.Lawmakers from Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing coalition of conservatives and Social Democrats backed the legislation Friday. Opposition lawmakers who argued that it didn't go far enough abstained...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-06/german-parliament-approves
Georgia Senate backs religious freedom bill critics say gives cover for LGBT discrimination

...According to the American Civil Liberties Union, similar bills have been introduced this year in more than a dozen states as conservatives brace for a possible U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide.State Sen. Elena Parent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-05/georgia-senate-backs-rel
Purim festival celebrates giving

...Purim; and to eat a festive meal.Sara Kushner, who was visiting Chabad for the first time and usually practices at a more conservative temple, said the festival was not like the more traditional Purim festivals she is used to, but she and her daughter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-03-06/purim-festival-celebrate
Senator plans bill to raise $800 million a year for SC roads

...who fixed our infrastructure," Cleary said.Cleary, who carefully calls the gas tax a fee, said he thinks people in a conservative state like South Carolina will support the plan because all the money raised will be guaranteed to go to roads. He also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-03/senator-plans-bill-raise-800-
Rein in city spending

...any money.I certainly hope our Augusta Commission can tone down this giddy placeholder. Surely we can find a fiscally conservative manager who can work with our commission in a normal, responsible business relationship.We may be lucky he has shown his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-01/rein-city-spending
Target is locked

...election.From a liberal propagandist's perspective, the fear is understandable. Walker's a young, unflappable fiscal conservative with solid executive experience as a governor. As a bonus, he possesses the Midwestern sensibilities of his political role...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-01/target-locked
Georgia may lower state income tax

...the last attempt. Even after hearing the leadership's pitch in the House Republican Caucus recently, one of the most conservative legislators predicted it will face an uphill fight."We're not going to win the food (tax) argument, the optics of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-02/ga-republicans-take-anot
Conservative group seeks to end death penalty

...for the New York-based Conservatives Concerned About the Death...life," he told a group of conservative lobbyists who invited him...weekly gathering.He said conservatives who have little faith in...is, because you're a conservative, do you trust the government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-19/conservative-group-see
Braves: Upton's injury a negative for center field

...progressing and that Opening Day remains a goal. Markakis may not be ready for the April 6 opener if the Braves choose to be conservative, but it's a realistic goal for him to return by then. There's also a chance they give him more time to get to game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-03-01/braves-upton
Lost and found

...its burdensome bureaucracy to unfairly single out certain conservative nonprofits for unwarranted scrutiny.Lerner, formerly director...covering up its role as a weapon of the West Wing ? targeting conservative groups critical of the Obama administration.A government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-27/los-and-found